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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We spent Canada Day in Ottawa and needed a place to sleep before heading for Toronto. So I booked this place through Ottawa tourism website, based on practicality and affordability. It served our needs well. However, avoid arriving there late - just to avoid that nasty man at the reception who will make your check-in so unpleasant and long, you...

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Toronto
Reviewed 26 May 2016

This is essentially a motel with a grander name, but the price is right - the room was clean, the wi-fi surprisingly fast and the water hot. The walls are paper-thin though, the pillows are not particularly comfortable, and the electrical outlets are hidden behind the furniture. If price and convenience for the EY Centre or the airport are overriding...

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Canada
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Cost performance is good. But I hope more clean room. I regret that couldn't eat breakfast because amount are not enough. I hope shower nozzle has flexibility because I felt to difficult to take a shower for my daughters.

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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Got this room for my boyfriend and I who needed some alone time away from roommates. The room was very nice, bed was comfy and everything seemed pretty clean! Would definitely return. Location is very good as well for travelers.

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2Thank Val M
Ajax, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

This is a great small Inn close to everything we needed. The rooms are cozy with comfortable beds and furnishings. There are coffee makers and fridges to make the stay easy. The prices are very good and lobby staff helpful and friendly. When visiting Ottawa we will book there again.

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

I booked here after needing somewhere pet friendly to stay for a layover. I have a small dog and called to confirm that would be okay before booking. When I got there it was late and snowing heavily,my cab driver unloaded my luggage whilst I went in to request a luggage cart (which they didn't have) I left my luggage...

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AinsleyVelasquez, General Manager at Rideau Heights Inn, responded to this review

Good Morning Mrs. Frances, First, I would like to thank you for your review. We look at each and every review and use them to improve our services. I have discussed the review with the clerk that was working that evening and he feels terrible that you did not have a comfortable stay. He did mention he tried to help...

Reviewed 27 November 2015

Room was spacious and comfortable.somewhat outdated but clean. Very affordable which is what drew me in. I skipped the breakfast for a tim hortons run but breakfast was included in the price. This is a great place if you're looking for someplace to lay your head and you aren't worried about fancy.

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2015

The room is spacious, clean, quiet, extremely comfy bed and contains a coffee maker & frig, nice washroom and half descent TV:) Our son attends Carleton so close plus the price is right for sure! Nice that it's pet friendly charge is 10.00... Restaurants located close by plus the convenience of breaky at the office which is lovely! After doing...

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AinsleyVelasquez, Manager at Rideau Heights Inn, responded to this review

Good Morning Monique, Thank you for taking your time to write a review. We have many families that stay here when dropping their kids off at Carleton University. Being ten minutes away, it makes it a convenient spot. We hope to see you again when you pick up your son in the spring!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Stayed for 6 nights in October 2015 LIKE - Location – close to airport and Ottawa's main roads, very convenient to explore the city. - Motel is under the trees so I felt like living in the park. - Parking. - Internet Wi-Fi is good enough for browsing and video streaming as Skype, online TVs etc. - Big flat screen...

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St. John's, NL
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Stayed for one night. Oldish motor inn style. Room smelled off. Beds were ok. Fridge was unplugged for some reason. Managed to get a muffin in the morning. Clerk wasn't the happiest when we checked out. Was charged extra $10 for third person - would have been nice to know beforehand.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rideau Heights Inn is a short drive to the downtown area, along which you will discover the historical Rideau Canal and the heart beat of Ottawa. In the other direction you will be pleased to know we are also a short 15 minute drive to the Ottawa International Airport! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rideau Heights Inn

Address: 72 Rideau Heights Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K2E 7A6, Canada
Region: Canada > Ontario > Ottawa
Price Range: $118 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rideau Heights Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 36
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Also Known As:
Rideau Heights Hotel Ottawa
Rideau Heights Motel
Rideau Heights Inn Ottawa, Ontario
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#6 Best Value Hotel in Ottawa
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